Be·wail v. t. [imp. & p. p. Bewailed p. pr. & vb. n. Bewailing.] To express deep sorrow for, as by wailing; to lament; to wail over.
Hath widowed and unchilded many a one,
Which to this hour bewail the injury. --Shak.
Syn: -- To bemoan; grieve. -- See Deplore.
Be·wail, v. i. To express grief; to lament.
v : regret strongly; "I deplore this hostile action"; "we
lamented the loss of benefits" [syn: deplore, lament,